Erscheinungsdatum: 16.12.2019, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: You Lie, You Cheat, Titelzusatz: An Internet Dating Site Affair, Autor: Romana, Roma, Verlag: AuthorHouse UK, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: FICTION // General, Rubrik: Belletristik // Romane, Erzählungen, Seiten: 410, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 465 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Erscheinungsdatum: 24.07.2017, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Healthy Weight Living Well in the 95%, Titelzusatz: Size 10 is the new size 4! Killer workouts, killer cheat days!, Autor: Roma, Denise, Verlag: Archway Publishing, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: HEALTH & FITNESS // Diet & Nutrition // Weight Loss, Rubrik: Gesunde Ernährung, Seiten: 84, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 136 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
“We are all wanderers on this earth. Our hearts are full of wonder, and our souls are deep with dreams.” (Old Romani proverb)In the 21st century, cultural differences and individuality are often celebrated and protected across much of the world, and given society's conscientious awareness of such phenomena, it is, therefore, all the more surprising when considering the ignorance or indifference that the world, at large, exhibits toward the Romani people. Otherwise known as the “Roma” or by their popular misnomer “the gypsies”, the members of this highly undervalued and grossly misrepresented community have long been considered outcasts. More often than not, the Romani are branded by even those who fancy themselves liberals as “pikeys”, “gyppos”, and “gips”. There's also a regrettably common term “gypped” meaning “to cheat, or swindle” which perpetuates the damaging stereotype that the Roma are dishonest nuisances and societal pests. Even well-intentioned attempts to shine the spotlight on the community have sometimes been counterproductive, for they are often reduced to no more than exotic, whimsical entertainers for the privileged. According to a shocking email authored by an anonymous whistleblower in 2012, the staff at the Laurieston Job Center in Glasgow's Southside regularly referred to their Romani customers as “gypos, scum, beggars, suicide bombers, thieves, and pedophiles”. The whistleblower cited the staff's disturbing comments regarding an unnamed Romani woman who had brought her two children along to the job center: “The staff were all joking and saying they should sanction her for claiming whilst pimping out her kids. They then went on to make horrible remarks about the children, saying they were "mongs".On August 5th of the same year, over 700 far-right “activists” stormed the heavily Romani-populated Hungarian village of Devescer. “Gypsy criminals,” the mob chanted as they hurled rocks, paving stones, and 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Hare. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/171121/bk_acx0_171121_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.